Ebru Manav : Wood working and furniture is a key segment for Henkel adhesives technologies, it is a core business for Henkel and is part of our Consumer and packaging adhesive business.
Henkel adhesive solutions are applied in a diverse range of applications in furniture and wood working industry. In particular, wooden parts glued with Henkel adhesives are becoming of more importance – among many applications in the furniture industry, they are applied in residential and infrastructure buildings, bridges or even wind farms.
The furniture industry today significantly benefits from the rise in the globalization and major population shift to the urban areas worldwide. Furniture adds to the aesthetic value of an establishment such as homes, hotels, offices and other indoor or outdoor areas. Typical application fields include kitchen, bathroom, bedroom and office furniture and related components such as profiles, cabinets, doors, parquets, laminate flooring etc.
As technology progresses multi-functional, versatile furniture is gaining popularity, furniture designers get more innovative and daring with their designs. Global furniture companies, concerned about reducing their carbon footprints have now started offering environment friendly alternatives. Low toxicity is also a priority items on customer’s list, when shopping for an environment friendly furniture because they want to reduce their negative impact on health.
Henkel offers PUR Hotmelt, Non-Reactive Hotmelt , Liquid PU, Waterbased adhesive, UV Curing Hotmelt solutions for all those highly demanding application fields that enhance overall quality of home life. We partner with our customers during their product development process and support them with tailor-made tools and best practice experience.